Current Press Releases and Media Statements

2018 Press Releases

Wolters Kluwer and American College of Gastroenterology Announce Publishing Partnership
May 23, 2018

The American Journal of Gastroenterology Presents the “Putting Patients First” Special Issue
Powered by Patient-Reported Outcomes
January 9, 2018


2017 Press Releases

GIQuIC Announces Transition to More Agile Technical Platform for Its Quality Registry
FIGmd to Provide Seamless Migration of Data and Enhanced Features
August 11, 2017

U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer presents new ranking of colorectal cancer screening tests
June 20, 2017

CMS Approves GIQuIC as a Qualified Clinical Data Registry for the 2017 Reporting Year
June 1, 2017

American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), Allergan and Ironwood Pharmaceuticals Announce Winner of “Picture My IBS” Competition
The Picture My IBS Campaign Showcases Original Patient Artwork to Express the Impact of Irritable Bowel Syndrome
April 27, 2017

Lynch Syndrome Awareness Day Brings Attention to Hereditary Colorectal Cancer Syndromes
Genetic Mutations in Lynch Syndrome Convey Cancer Risk Beyond the Colon
March 21, 2017

Dr. Glenn Eisen Now Leads GIQuIC National Endoscopy Quality Registry
Over Four Million Colonoscopies in Data Set Available for Research
February 8, 2017


2016 Press Releases

ACG Guideline on Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Chemistries Recommends “New Normal” for Serum ALT Levels
December 20, 2016

The American Journal of Gastroenterology Presents “The Negative Issue”
Twenty-five Negative Studies that Remind Readers that “Negative is Positive”

November 3, 2016

Low-Dose Aspirin for 50-to-59-Year-Olds with Cardiovascular Disease Risk Recommended for Prevention of Colorectal Cancer
April 12, 2016

Gastroenterology Groups Urge NY State Assembly: Don’t Legislate the Practice of Medicine
April 8, 2016

Proton Pump Inhibitors’ Link to Dementia: Patients on Long-Term PPIs Should Consult Your Physician according to American College of Gastroenterology
February 16, 2016

Colorectal Cancer Patients Need Colonoscopy After Cancer Resection
U.S. Multi-Society Task Force Releases New Recommendations
February 16, 2016